Singers From Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania has produced a number of Singers who have made it big. These include Taylor Swift, Will Smith, Mac Miller, Lil Uzi Vert, Joan Jett and others.
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 1 
Taylor Swift
(Pop Icon & One of the Best-Selling Musicians of All Time)
Taylor Swift
561
Birthdate: December 13, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

American pop and country music singer-songwriter, Taylor Swift is a multiple Grammy award winning artist who has inspired a number of hopeful musicians. A talented artist since a young age, she achieved success with her first single and debut album in 2006. Since then, the Fearless star has not looked back and also made her acting debut in 2009.

 2 
Pink
(Singer and Songwriter Known for Her Rock-Influenced Pop Songs, Distinctive Raspy Voice and Acrobatic Stage Presence)
Pink
141
Birthdate: September 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo

Pink is an American singer-songwriter known for her acrobatic stage presence and raspy voice. Having sold more than 90 million records worldwide, Pink is one of the best-selling musicians in the world. A recipient of several prestigious awards, Pink was named in VH1's 100 Greatest Women in Music list. Her work has inspired many other artists like Taylor Swift.

 3 
Lil Uzi Vert
(Rapper Known for His Debut Single "Money Longer")
Lil Uzi Vert
266
Birthdate: July 31, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo

Lil Uzi Vert is an American rapper whose music is defined by dark subject matters, which complements his androgynous fashion, eccentric hairstyles, facial piercings, and face tattoos. Lil Uzi Vert has often courted controversy by saying phrases associated with Satanism and adding satanic imagery to his Instagram account. He has also been accused of worshipping Satan.

 4 
Joan Jett
(Founder of the Rock Band 'The Runaways' & Frontwoman of 'Joan Jett & the Blackhearts')
Joan Jett
24
Birthdate: September 22, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo

Joan Jett, also known as The Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, is the frontwoman of Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, best known for their rendition of the Arrows song I Love Rock 'n Roll, which topped the Billboard Hot 100. Jett also released the hit Cherry Bomb with the Runaways

 5 
Patti LaBelle
38
Birthdate: May 24, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
The Godmother of Soul Patti LaBelle is best known for her chartbusting song Lady Marmalade, released with her group Labelle. She has had a successful solo career, too, winning multiple Grammys. She has appeared on her own TV shows, released cookbooks, and has launched her line of food and bedding.
 6 
Lil Peep
(A Leading Figure of the Mid–late 2010s Emo Rap Scene)
Lil Peep
165
Birthdate: November 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 15, 2017

Hailed as the leading figure of the emo rap scene of the mid-late 2010s, Lil Peep went on to inspire many youth subcultures. Peep achieved tremendous success in less than three years' time. In his personal life though, he struggled with mental health conditions. He died at the age of 21 due to an accidental overdose of drugs.

 7 
Mac Miller
(Rapper Known for His Debut Studio Album 'Blue Slide Park')
Mac Miller
84
Birthdate: January 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 7, 2018

Before his death at the age of 26, Mac Miller had a major impact as a rapper and songwriter. Blue Slide Park, his studio album, became the first independently distributed maiden album since 1995 to top the US Billboard 200. His personal life was marred by depression, substance abuse, and legal issues. He died of drug overdose.

 8 
Tammi Terrell
(Known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye)
Tammi Terrell
4
Birthdate: April 29, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: March 16, 1970
 9 
Jill Scott
(Singer-songwriter)
Jill Scott
10
Birthdate: April 4, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
 10 
Meek Mill
(Rapper Known for His Debut Album 'Dreams & Nightmares' which Peaked at No.2 at The US Billboard 200)
Meek Mill
83
Birthdate: May 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Rapper Meek Mill initially performed with the group The Bloodhoundz. His debut album was featured at number 2 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart. He has released Billboard-charting tracks such as Amen and Going Bad, both featuring Drake. His brushes with the law inspired the documentary Free Meek.
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Billie Holiday
(One of the Greatest Jazz Singers from the 1930s to the 1950s)
Billie Holiday
5
Birthdate: April 7, 1915
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 17, 1959
Jazz legend Billie Holiday had a tumultuous childhood and ended up in prison due to prostitution. Upon her release, at 14, she started singing using her pseudonym and performed at sold-out Carnegie Hall shows. Nicknamed Lady Day, she was riddled with alcohol and drug issues. She won four posthumous Grammys.
 12 
Sabrina Carpenter
(Known for Her Role as 'Maya Hart' in the Disney Channel Series 'Girl Meets World')
Sabrina Carpenter
122
Birthdate: May 11, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus

A Radio Disney Music Award winner, Sabrina Carpenter is a popular actress and singer. After finishing third in a singing contest called The Next Miley Cyrus Project, Sabrina landed acting roles before launching her music career. Although described as a teen pop singer, she has explored various other genres, such as country, folk pop, and acoustic.

 13 
Lisa Lopes
(Rapper, Singer and Member of the R&B Girl Group 'TLC')
Lisa Lopes
38
Birthdate: May 27, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 25, 2002

Lisa Lopes, popularly known as “Left Eye,” was a member of the Grammy-winning hip-hop/R&B girl band TLC. Apart from rapping and singing, she also co-wrote songs and managed the band’s outfits, album titles, and artworks. Lopes died in a car accident in Honduras, leaving behind her incomplete second solo album.

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Lil Dicky
(Rapper)
Lil Dicky
62
Birthdate: March 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces

Lil Dicky is an American comedian and rapper. Apart from releasing internationally renowned songs like Ex-Boyfriend and Freaky Friday, Lil Dicky has also released charity singles, such as Earth, which featured celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio, Wiz Khalifa, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, and Kevin Hart. He is also credited with co-creating a television comedy series titled Dave.

 15 
Eugene Curran Kelly
(Actor, Dancer, Singer, Filmmaker, and Choreographer)
Eugene Curran Kelly
4
Birthdate: August 23, 1912
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 2, 1996

Actor, dancer, singer, and filmmaker, Gene Kelly, was one of the most popular Hollywood figures in the 1940s and 1950s. Among his other achievements, he is credited to have popularized the genre of musical films in Hollywood. As a filmmaker, he often experimented with camera techniques and special effects. He received an Academy Honorary Award in 1952.

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Jim Croce
(Folk and Rock Singer Best Known for His Third album 'You Don't Mess Around with Jim')
Jim Croce
5
Birthdate: January 10, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 20, 1973

Jim Croce was an American rock and folk singer-songwriter. At the peak of his popularity, Jim Croce died in a plane crash at age 30. Many of his works were released posthumously and achieved popularity. Jim Croce's music has been used in many popular films, such as The Hangover Part II, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Hobbs & Shaw.

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Will Smith
(Actor)
Will Smith
27
Birthdate: September 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra

The charismatic, versatile and bankable American artist, Will Smith, tasted early success with rapping. A successful transition into films and television soon followed and made Smith a phenomenal success. With solid earnings, he has also frequently secured himself a place in the list of highest paid actors in world.

 18 
Trent Reznor
(Frontman and founder of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails)
Trent Reznor
6
Birthdate: May 17, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus

Trent Reznor is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and composer. Reznor is credited with founding the popular band Nine Inch Nails, where he serves as the principal songwriter, lead vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist. Trent Reznor is also credited with mentoring Marilyn Manson and has contributed to the latter's albums. . 

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Joey Lawrence
(Actor, Musician & Singer Known for His Role as Joey Russo in 'Blossom' & Joe Longo in 'Melissa & Joey'.)
Joey Lawrence
4
Birthdate: April 20, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Joey Lawrence is best known for his portrayal of Joey Russo in the teen sitcom Blossom and Joe Longo in Melissa & Joey. He began as a child actor and appeared in quite a few commercials. He was also seen in Brotherly Love with his brothers Matthew and Andrew.
 20 
Eve
(Rapper)
Eve
58
Birthdate: November 10, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
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Todd Rundgren
(Multi-instrumentalist and Member of The Rock Band 'Utopia")
Todd Rundgren
8
Birthdate: June 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer

Todd Rundgren is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. He is credited with forming popular rock bands, such as Utopia and Nazz. Regarded as a pioneer in the fields of progressive rock, electronic music, Internet music delivery, and music videos, Todd Rundgren's works, such as A Wizard, a True Star remain influential in the world of music.

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Bret Michaels
5
Birthdate: March 15, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces

Singer-songwriter and musician Bret Michaels first gained fame as the frontman of the rock band Poison. He also performs as a solo artist and has released many albums. He is an occasional actor as well and has appeared in numerous films and TV shows.  

 23 
Shirley Jones
(Actress Known for Her Role as 'Shirley Partridge' in the Television Sitcom 'The Partridge Family')
Shirley Jones
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Birthdate: March 31, 1934
Sun Sign: Aries

Shirley Jones is an American singer and actress whose portrayal of a prostitute named Lulu Bains in the 1960 film Elmer Gantry earned her an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Thanks to her skills as a singer, Jones has appeared in several musical films like Oklahoma, The Music Man, and Carousel. She has also been a long-time supporter of PETA.

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Black Thought
13
Birthdate: October 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
 25 
Florence Foster Jenkins
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Birthdate: July 19, 1868
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: November 26, 1944

Florence Foster Jenkins was an American socialite who was often ridiculed and mocked for her poor singing ability, which in turn made her popular. Known as the world's worst opera singer, Jenkins became a musical cult-figure in New York City due to her technical incompetence as an amateur soprano. Her life inspired several plays and films, including Florence Foster Jenkins.

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Gabby Barrett
7
Birthdate: March 5, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
 27 
Lil Skies
(Rapper)
Lil Skies
36
Birthdate: August 4, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
 28 
Frankie Avalon
(Actor and Singer Best Known for His 1959 Hit Songs ‘Venus’ and ‘Why’)
Frankie Avalon
3
Birthdate: September 18, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Frankie Avalon gained fame with his Billboard-charting singles Venus and Why. He was also part of various Beach Party movies, teaming up with actor Annette Funicello. He is also known for his role in the stage production of Grease. He later launched a cosmetic brand and also published a cookbook.
 29 
Daryl Hall
(Singer)
Daryl Hall
10
Birthdate: October 11, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
 30 
Renée Fleming
(American Opera Singer and Broadway Star)
Renée Fleming
7
Birthdate: February 14, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius

Four-time Grammy-winning American soprano Renée Fleming was born to music teacher parents and started her singing career as a jazz vocalist. She later stormed the opera scene with performances in productions such as A Streetcar Named Desire. A Broadway star, she later stepped into rock and film music.

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 31 
Daya (Singer)
(Pop Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Hit Single 'Hide Away')
Daya (Singer)
3
Birthdate: October 24, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 32 
Holly Robinson Peete
4
Birthdate: September 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
 33 
Christina Perri
(Singer and Songwriter)
Christina Perri
16
Birthdate: August 19, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo

Christina Perri is an American singer-songwriter whose debut album Lovestrong was certified platinum. She is also known for recording the popular love theme, A Thousand Years, for the movie, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2. Apart from releasing studio albums and extended plays, Christina Perri also headlines concert tours.

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Vanessa Carlton
(Singer-Songwriter and Pianist Famous for Her Debut Single, 'A Thousand Miles')
Vanessa Carlton
3
Birthdate: August 16, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Vanessa Carlton is known for her Billboard-charting debut single, A Thousand Miles, and her platinum-certified debut album, Be Not Nobody. Her album Rabbits on the Run was inspired by A Brief History of Time. The three-time Grammy nominee is also openly bisexual and married to Deer Tick member John McCauley.
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Perry Como
(Singer)
Perry Como
3
Birthdate: May 18, 1912
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 13, 2001
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Matthew Lawrence
4
Birthdate: February 11, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 37 
Mackenzie Ziegler
(American Dancer, Singer and Internet Personality)
Mackenzie Ziegler
4
Birthdate: June 4, 2004
Sun Sign: Gemini

Mackenzie Ziegler initially gained fame with the reality show Dance Moms, where she appeared with her older sister, Maddie Ziegler. Mackenzie then plunged into music and toured with singers such as Johnny Orlando. She also competed on Dancing with the Stars: Juniors. She is extemely popular on social-media platforms, too.

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Jackie Evancho
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Birthdate: April 9, 2000
Sun Sign: Aries

Jackie Evancho is an American singer who achieved popularity at the age of ten when she finished second in the fifth season of the popular talent show, America's Got Talent. Subsequently, she became the youngest solo artist to release a platinum-certified album in the US. She is also the youngest person to give a solo concert at New York City's Lincoln Center.

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Bryshere Gray
(Actor, Rapper)
Bryshere Gray
14
Birthdate: November 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 40 
Questlove
(Musician)
Questlove
28
Birthdate: January 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 41 
George Benson
(Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Composer, Jazz guitarist)
George Benson
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
 42 
Matisyahu
(Vocalist)
Matisyahu
10
Birthdate: June 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer

Grammy Award-nominated American Jewish singer Matisyahu is best known for mingling hip-hop and reggae with beatboxing. Known for tracks such as Chameleon, he has also stepped into acting of late, with roles such as that of Tzadok in the 2012 supernatural thriller The Possession. His work often reflects Jewish themes.

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Lzzy Hale
(Best Known as the Lead Singer and Rhythm Guitarist of Hard Rock Band 'Halestorm')
Lzzy Hale
3
Birthdate: October 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra

Lzzy Hale is a singer, musician, and songwriter best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the hard rock band Halestorm. She is also the co-founder of the band. She began writing and performing music as a teenager and began her career collaborating with her brother, Arejay. She has also collaborated with many other artists.    

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Jonathan Groff
(American Film and Stage Actor & Singer)
Jonathan Groff
16
Birthdate: March 26, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries

Award winning stage, films and television actor and singer, Jonathan Groff gained recognition by featuring in Broadway production Spring Awakening. He further cemented his success by working in Netflix drama Mindhunter, Broadway production Hamilton and Frozen film series. He has been recognised for his work for LGBTQ community as well.

 45 
Chris Kirkpatrick
(Best Known for His Work as the Founding Member of the Pop Group 'NSYNC')
Chris Kirkpatrick
3
Birthdate: October 17, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra

Chris Kirkpatrick is an American singer, songwriter, music producer, dancer, and occasional actor. He is credited with forming the now-defunct boy band NSYNC which had Justin Timberlake as one of its members. Thanks to his humble beginning, Chris Kirkpatrick's rags to riches story has inspired several aspiring musicians over the years.

 46 
Sierra Deaton
(Winner of the 3rd Season of 'The X Factor US' Known for Her Album 'It's About Us')
Sierra Deaton
7
Birthdate: February 11, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 47 
Jazmine Sullivan
(R&B Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Debut Album 'Fearless')
Jazmine Sullivan
6
Birthdate: April 9, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries

Jazmine Sullivan soared to fame with the Billboard-topping debut album Fearless. Born to a background vocalist mother, she began singing as part of gospel choirs. With 15 Grammy nominations, she has tied with Icelandic singer Björk, for the most Grammy nominations without a win for any female.

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PnB Rock
(Rapper, Hip-hop Artist)
PnB Rock
68
Birthdate: December 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: September 12, 2022
 49 
Christian Borle
3
Birthdate: October 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
 50 
Marilyn Horne
(Distinguished American Mezzo-Soprano Opera Singer Who Won Four Grammy Awards)
Marilyn Horne
2
Birthdate: January 16, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn